Equality and Diversity Awareness for Tenants

This training aims to equip tenants and tenants groups with a clear
understanding of the different ways in which discrimination can occur and an appreciation of the common barriers to equality for people with protected characteristics in housing.

It will help tenants gain an understanding of housing organisations legal obligations under the Equality Act 2010. The session will also explore and raise awareness of the impact of stereotyping and prejudice in relation to protected characteristics.

Objectives - The learner will be able to:

Explain why equality in housing matters

Recognise housing organisation’s legal obligations under the Equality Act 2010

Describe who is protected from discrimination and the different ways in which this discrimination can be experienced

Identify and understand the common barriers faced by people with protected characteristics when accessing and receiving services such as housing. Identify tools and good practice that can be used to overcome these barriers.

Specify the impact of stereotyping and prejudice in relation to protected characteristics.

Target audience

This course is aimed at tenants, service users and tenant and resident groups.

 

Duration

1/2 day

Information

How to book

If you would like to book our Equality and Diversity Awareness Training for Staff or want further information please contact info@taipawb.org or call 029 2053 7630.

Feedback from attendees and organisations:

“Good to have group discussions to talk through issues”